examination and Indian Forest Service (IFS) examination 2016.
All the aspirants will get only six attempts to clear the examination, except for ST/SC, this
policy will not be applicable. The age limit is 32 years except for SC/ ST the age limit is 37
years and number of attempts is unlimited.
Candidates can apply online by visiting the official website of UPSC. May 27, 2016 is the last
date for filing the application.
A degree of graduation in any stream from any university recognised by University Grants
Commission (UGC) is required. Those who have appeared and are awaiting results can also
apply. Provided they submit the certificate of qualification along with the mark sheet to the
UPSC before the main exam.
Indian Forest Services (IFS) Interested candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree with
one compulsory subject, Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science/ Botany/ Chemistry/
Geology/ Mathematics/ Physics/ Statistics or Zoology or a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture/
Forestry/ Engineering from a recognised institute/ university. Those appearing for their
degree examination can also apply.
Interested candidates can apply on www.upsconline.nic.in
1,079 vacant posts in various government services will be filled through this exam.
Last date for filling the application; May 27, 2016
Date of Preliminary exam: August 7, 2016.
Main Examination: December, 2016